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Drug Addiction Facts

  • Used fentanyl patches are attractive to illicit abusers as quite a bit of fentanyl remains in these patches even after a 3-day use.
  • When someone uses marijuana their heart rate, which would normally be about70 to 80 beats per minute, may increase by 20 to 50 beats per minute or even double that.
  • In a 2009 report, the Government Accountability Office stated that a lack of knowledge about the "unique pharmacological properties" of methadone among prescribing physicians and patients has contributed to methadone overdoses.

Addiction-treatment-center.jpgOnce you have decided to make a change and get help for your addiction problem, the next step is to explaore your treatment facility options. Keep in mind that there is no one-size fits all facility. The most effective way to find an appropriate treatment program that meets your particular needs is to speak with an addiction treatment professional who can assess your specific situation and give you various treatment facility options based on your exact needs. We can help you with this. Simply call our Drug Treatment Help-Line at 1-877-683-7818 and you will be connected to an addiction treatment specialist who can help you find the correct treatment program for you.

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Substance Abuse Treatment Services

Substance abuse treatment services are available in a number of settings and with different treatment lengths and plans to accommodate the various demands of clients with any sort of and level of addiction. With both long and short term and both inpatient and residential facilities now being covered by many insurance plans, you shouldn't have to put off receiving substance abuse treatment services for anyone who desires it.

Outpatient

Outpatient services are on the lower end of the spectrum of rehabilitation services regarding level of care, as the individual can keep their lifestyle in lots of ways with no commitment of having to stay in a rehab program while receiving rehab services. Even if this might seem perfect it may not provide the required change of environment than many individuals in rehabilitation need to experience a successful rehabilitation.

Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders

Persons with co-occurring mental and drug abuse problems are what are known in the field of drug and alcohol rehab as dual diagnosis clients. These individuals must address both disorders whilst in rehabilitation in order to find resolution because one typically triggers the other. Luckily, there are numerous drug treatment programs who are able to specifically hone in on the problems that persons with co-occurring mental and drug use issues face so that they can not merely become sober but mentally stable and also able to lead a much higher quality lifestyle and never want to self medicate with drugs and alcohol.

Women

Women require quality treatment in rehab but may also need particular awareness of the distinctive issues they face because of gender. Males and females not just face varying and unique challenges in life as a result of gender, but also may abuse drugs and alcohol for completely different reasons. drug and alcohol treatment centers which appeal to women and the distinctive and unique needs that women encounter can help significantly on the women's road to permanent sobriety and a higher quality lifestyle.

Men

Just as women and men face varying and different challenges in life which can be specific to their gender, women and men could also encounter unique challenges in rehab that are gender specific, which is the reason a facility specifically designed with these special needs and obstacles in mind can be very ideal for someone seeking an effective rehabilitation option.

ASL or Other Assistance for Hearing Impaired

The hearing impaired can often be predisposed to alcoholism and drug abuse due to the challenges their impairment impose on them. While discovery of the issue can sometimes be difficult among the hearing impaired, you will find ASL as well as other assistance services readily available for them when substance abuse rehabilitation is required. Aside from ASL, such services may include assistive listening equipment and captioned video resources so that deaf and hearing impaired folks are obtaining the help they need in drug rehabilitation.

Self Payment

Self Payment is needed when someone's insurance isn't going to pay for the total cost of rehabilitation or will only cover some of it. In these instances, it may appear like a drawback but people in fact have a great deal of leverage simply because they can choose whichever center they would like without the restrictions from health insurers that so many people encounter. In addition, rehabilitation facilities will frequently provide payment assistance for individuals whose only option is self payment to enable them to get into rehab.

Medicaid

Certain rehab programs will take Medicaid in the event the individual is unable to self pay or present another type of private medical health insurance. Medicaid may possibly cover outpatient and short-term treatment in a limited amount of facilities, and in cases like this individuals may choose to explore the self pay option and come up with up any resources they can to pay for a more quality treatment program that will get better results, such as a long-term residential drug and alcohol treatment center.

Medicare

Medicare recipients can receive rehab at drug rehab facilities which deliver either inpatient or outpatient treatment when the facility is in the network of Medicare-participating providers and with the authorization of their Medicare appointed doctor, who must assist in setting up the person's rehabilitation strategy. Inpatient services are provided through Medicare Part A, with up front costs being exactly like any other kind of hospital stay, and outpatient treatment being covered through Medicare Part B.

State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)

State financed insurance other than Medicaid may be used to cover the expense of alcohol and drug treatment if other forms of insurance or self payment are not a possibility. If someone doesn't have private insurance and doesn't yet know if they may be eligible for state insurance, they should consult their Social Services office in their area to figure out if they are and then apply. Most state financed insurance covers both outpatient and inpatient rehab, but typically only in the state which provides the insurance.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which plan you are covered by, all private health care insurance plans generally cover some form of drug rehab service which range from outpatient treatment to inpatient or residential drug rehab centers. Individuals could have to take part in a drug and alcohol treatment program that is inside their network of providers and there could be other limitations including how long their stay in rehabilitation is covered. Individuals can choose a quality facility they prefer and speak with a rehab specialist to determine if their insurance covers it.

Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)

Military insurance which includes VA and Tricare does cover the costs of certain drug abuse treatment services. Detoxification services, outpatient and inpatient centers as well as partial hospitalization are paid for by military insurance, although military members may require pre-authorization and in that case they can liaise with their VA or Tricare consultant. There might be some restrictions about how much time a stay in inpatient alcohol and drug rehab is allowed, and all of these questions will be answered before you start rehabilitation so that it's clear the length of time and individual can remain in the treatment facility of choice.

  • Waianae Coast Community Mental Health
    Waianae Coast Community Mental Health is an Alcohol and Drug Treatment Program that is located at:

    86-226 Farrington Highway
    Waianae, HI. 96792

    If you would like to contact Waianae Coast Community Mental Health, you can reach them at 808-696-4211.

    Waianae Coast Community Mental Health offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Women, Men, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)